S. T. Coleridge, Biographia Literaria (1817)
Thomas Carlyle, Sartor Resartus (1834)
George Eliot, A Word for the Germans (1865)
Matthew Arnold, Culture and Anarchy (1869) and Friendship's Garland (1870)
Rosemary Ashton, The German Idea: Four English Writers and the Reception of German Thought 1800-1860 (1980, reprinted 1994)
Stefan Collini, English Pasts: Essays in History and Culture (1999)
Gisela Argyle, Germany as Model and Monster: Allusions in English Fiction 1830s-1930s (2002)
Richard Milton, Best of Enemies, Britain and Germany: 100 Years of Truth and Lies (Icon Books, 2007)
Jerome K. Jerome, Three Men on the Bummel (Penguin Classics; New Ed edition, 1995)
Panikos Panayi, German Immigrants in Britain during the 19th Century 1815-1914 (Berg Publishers, 1995)
I. F. Clarke, Voices Prophesying War 1763-1914 (Oxford University Press, USA; 2 edition, 1993)
S. S. Prawer, Breeches and Metaphysics (Legenda, Feb 1998)
John Ramsden, "Don't Mention the War!" The British and the Germans since 1890 (Little Brown, 2006)
Paul M. Kennedy, The Rise of the Anglo-German Antagonism, 1860-1914 (Humanities P.,U.S.; New e. edition, 1987)
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